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Table 3 Multilevel regression analyses: association between residential area characteristics and complaints of generalised anxiety among men and women, Belgium 2001-2004

From: The association between residential area characteristics and mental health outcomes among men and women in Belgium

Dependent variables: Complaints of generalised anxiety
  MEN WOMEN
  B B
Intercept -0.027 *** -0.004
Contextual effects   
Unemployment rate 0.032 0.075
Median area income (in euros) 0.245 1.214
Density -0.081 0.032
Individual effects   
Social support -0.018 *** -0.028 ***
Current employment situation (ref.: paid labour)   
Retired 0.003 0.003
Disabled 0.091 *** 0.101 ***
Unemployed 0.022 *** 0.022 ***
Househusband/wife -0.028 -0.011 *
Student and others 0.032 ** 0.102
Educational level (ref.: tertiary education)   
No diploma or primary education 0.008 * 0.038 ***
Lower secondary 0.009 * 0.017 ***
Higher secondary -0.001 0.010 ***
Equivalent income of the household (ref.: > 2.500 )   
< 750 € 0.018 ** 0.017 *
750 - 1.000 € 0.009 0.013 *
1.000 - 1.500 € 0.002 0.005
1.500 - 2.500 € -0.002 -0.002
Missing income -0.008 -0.011 *
Age -0.002 -0.002
Household type (ref.: couple with child(ren))   
Single -0.001 -0.001
Single with child(ren) -0.010 0.008
Couple 0.006 0.009 *
Complex household 0.004 0.003
  1. *: p < .05; **: p < .01; ***: p < .001